Establishment of trees and shrubs on a saline site using drip irrigation

@inproceedings{Morris1984EstablishmentOT,
  title={Establishment of trees and shrubs on a saline site using drip irrigation},
  author={John David Morris},
  year={1984}
}
Summary A field trial has been established near Kerang, in north-central Victoria, to provide information on methods and effects of growing trees on salt-affected land. The experimental site comprised a saline sodic clay soil overlying highly saline groundwater within two metres of the surface. Measures taken to enable tree establishment included ploughing, gypsum incorporation, drip irrigation and sub-surface drainage. High mortality of planted seedlings occurred in the first and second years… CONTINUE READING